John Anderson confirmed as JAXPORT Board Member
June 29, 2011
The Jacksonville City Council has confirmed Mayor John Peyton’s appointment of retired businessman John E. Anderson to the JAXPORT Board of Directors. Anderson has nearly 40 years of experience as a corporate and community leader and has held management and board positions with several of the region’s largest publicly traded companies, most recently serving as president and Chief Operating Officer of Patriot Transportation Holding, Inc., a transportation and real estate firm. In addition, Mr. Anderson has been active in many charitable efforts and served honorably with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Anderson fills a vacancy on the JAXPORT Board of Directors created by the appointment of former board treasurer Herschel Vinyard, Jr. to lead the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Read more about JAXPORT's Board of Directors.